COVID-19 takes bite out of Agfa's Q3 revenues
November 17, 2020 -- The COVID 19-pandemic took a bite out of revenues for the third quarter at Agfa Gevaert, although the company's Agfa HealthCare Imaging IT business has been a bright spot.
Outpatient radiology procedure offers arthritis relief
November 17, 2020 -- A new outpatient radiology procedure relieves pain in patients with hip or shoulder arthritis, according to research that will be presented at the upcoming virtual RSNA 2020 meeting.
Volpara partners with DetectED-X for online training
November 17, 2020 -- Breast imaging software developer Volpara Health has teamed up with educational software firm DetectED-X to provide DensityED, an online training module for breast density assessment.
Life Image launches new interoperability service
November 17, 2020 -- Medical image-sharing technology provider Life Image has introduced Life Image Network Connector, a new imaging and clinical data exchange service directed at smaller healthcare organizations.
AI Metrics wins FDA nod for liver biopsy software
November 17, 2020 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) software developer AI Metrics has garnered U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Liver Surface Nodularity virtual liver biopsy software.
Canon offers guides for ultrasound in COVID-19 patients
November 17, 2020 -- Canon Medical Systems USA has released two new resource guides designed to help users to best utilize its ultrasound systems in assessing and managing patients with COVID-19.
RefleXion inks contract with proton therapy provider
November 16, 2020 -- Radiation therapy developer RefleXion Medical has announced a contract to provide its biology-guided radiotherapy technology to Integrated Proton Solutions, a turnkey proton therapy provider in the U.S.
Red Hat, Darwin AI work to bring COVID AI to hospitals
November 16, 2020 -- Open-source software provider Red Hat and artificial intelligence (AI) firm DarwinAI have partnered to accelerate the adoption of the COVID-Net AI program in hospitals.
Canon 1.5T MRI rivals 3T in head-to-head challenge
November 16, 2020 -- Canon Medical Systems USA is touting the results of a head-to-head experiment demonstrating that the company's new data reconstruction technology for its 1.5-tesla MRI scanner can produce images comparable to conventional 3-tesla MRI images.
IB, Mayo Clinic partner to track brain lesions
November 16, 2020 -- Advanced visualization software firm Imaging Biometrics (IB) and the Mayo Clinic have partnered to create IB Trax, a platform to track brain lesions over time.